Yuriy Yaremchuk & Ilia Belorukov - Meeting in Saint-Petersburg (ca414)
First meeting of two saxophonists.
Yuriy Yaremchuk - tenor saxophone
Ilia Belorukov - alto saxophone
Recorded at BM Sudio on 31 may 2009.
Mixed by Yuriy Yaremchuk at 3yar Studio.
Mastered by Ilia Belorukov.
Yuriy Yaremchuk is both a composer and an instrumentalist; he plays tenor-sax, soprano-sax, clarinet, percussion, piano; he is a master of voice performance as well. He is working in different genres (free jazz, contemporary music, improvised music), contemporary technique of sax play (multiphone, slap, double staccato). He can be recognized by his bright sound and brisk technique; in his solo concerts he prefers free improvisation with the use of contemporary playing technique.
His music has sufficient rhythm and melody; it is full of humor and philosophy. Yuri Yaremtchuk wrote music for theater, participated in numerous avant-garde performances with artists, actors and modern dancers.
Ilia Belorukov is a saxophonist from Saint-Petersburg, Russia. He works in the direction of improvised, noise and electroacoustic music. Ilia practices an experimental approach of sound extraction on alto saxophone & fluteophone.
Heâs member of many projects (Wozzeck, Wooden Plants, Les Phares, Dots & Lines, Punktieren etc.) He collaborates with musicians of other genres (from hardcore to academic contemporary music), with dancers and painters, with theater.